The Year Ahead at AHRA

By Debra A. Lopez, CRA, FAHRA

January 2010 — Happy New Year, everyone! Another year and another decade seem to have just flown by. As I am writing this, Congress is coming close to passing the Healthcare Reform bill. The passing of this bill will bring many changes to the healthcare environment.

Healthcare Marketing—Navigating the Regulatory Landscape

By Adrienne Dresevic, Esq. and Carey F. Kalmowitz, Esq.

January 2010 — Marketing is an integral component of any business enterprise’s efforts to maintain and expand its economic base. At the beginning of this New Year, many imaging providers likely will strategize about their 2010 marketing programs as they contemplate the prospects of declining reimbursement and heightened regulatory scrutiny.

Remember to Say Thank You

By Kimlyn N. (Sorrell) Queen, MSM, CRA, RT(R)(CT)(MR)

January 2010 — Giving thanks or saying thank you is a very important and powerful tool, yet it is also one of the easiest things for us to forget to do when we are in a hurry, stressed out, tired, or pre-occupied with our next meeting or life in general.